Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

And why have you not allowed me to kiss my sons and my daughters? You have done foolishly in so doing.

New American Standard Bible

and did not allow me to kiss my sons and my daughters? Now you have done foolishly.

King James Version

And hast not suffered me to kiss my sons and my daughters? thou hast now done foolishly in so doing.

Holman Bible

but you didn’t even let me kiss my grandchildren and my daughters. You have acted foolishly.

International Standard Version

As it is, you didn't even allow me to kiss my grandchildren and daughters goodbye! You've acted foolishly.

A Conservative Version

and did not allow me to kiss my sons and my daughters? Now thou have done foolishly.

American Standard Version

and didst not suffer me to kiss my sons and my daughters? now hast thou done foolishly.

Amplified

And why did you not allow me to kiss my grandchildren and my daughters [goodbye]? Now you have done a foolish thing [in behaving like this].

Bible in Basic English

You did not even let me give a kiss to my sons and my daughters. This was a foolish thing to do.

Darby Translation

and hast not suffered me to kiss my sons and my daughters? Now thou hast acted foolishly.

Julia Smith Translation

And didst not permit me to kiss my sons and to my daughters? now thou wert foolish doing it

King James 2000

And have not allowed me to kiss my sons and my daughters? you have now done foolishly in so doing.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [why] did you not give me opportunity to kiss my grandsons and my daughters [goodbye]? Now you have behaved foolishly [by] doing [this].

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and hast not suffered me to kiss my children and my daughters? Thou wast a fool to do it,

NET Bible

You didn't even allow me to kiss my daughters and my grandchildren good-bye. You have acted foolishly!

New Heart English Bible

and did not allow me to kiss my sons and my daughters? Now have you done foolishly.

The Emphasized Bible

and didst not suffer me to kiss my sons and my daughters? Now, hast thou done, foolishly.

Webster

And hast not suffered me to kiss my sons, and my daughters? thou hast now done foolishly in so doing.

World English Bible

and didn't allow me to kiss my sons and my daughters? Now have you done foolishly.

Youngs Literal Translation

and hast not suffered me to kiss my sons and my daughters? -- now thou hast acted foolishly in doing so;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נטשׁ 
Natash 
Usage: 40

me to kiss
נשׁק 
Nashaq 
Usage: 35

and my daughters
בּת 
Bath 
Usage: 587

סכל 
Cakal 
Usage: 8

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Jacob Flees From Laban

27 Why did you flee away secretly, and steal away from me, and did not tell me so that I might have sent you away with mirth, and with songs, with tabret and with harp? 28 And why have you not allowed me to kiss my sons and my daughters? You have done foolishly in so doing. 29 It is in the power of my hand to do you harm. But the God of your fathers spoke to me last night, saying, Take heed that you do not speak either good or bad to Jacob.



Cross References

Genesis 31:55

And early in the morning Laban rose up, and kissed his sons and his daughters, and blessed them. And Laban departed and returned to his place.

Ruth 1:9

May Jehovah grant you that you may find rest, each in the house of her husband. Then she kissed them, and they lifted up their voice and wept.

Ruth 1:14

And they lifted up their voice and wept again. And Orpah kissed her mother-in-law. But Ruth clung to her.

1 Kings 19:20

And he left the oxen and ran after Elijah, and said, Please, let me kiss my father and my mother, and I will follow you. And he said to him, Go back again, for what have I done to you?

Acts 20:37

And there was much weeping of all, and falling on the neck of Paul, they ardently kissed him,

Genesis 29:13

And it happened when Laban heard the news of Jacob his sister's son, he ran to meet him and embraced him, and kissed him, and brought him to his house. And he told Laban all these things.

Genesis 31:3

And Jehovah said to Jacob, Return to the land of your fathers, and to your kindred, and I will be with you.

Genesis 31:13

I am the God of Bethel, where you anointed the pillar, where you vowed a vow to Me. Now arise, get out from this land, and return to the land of your kindred.

Genesis 31:24

And God came to Laban the Syrian in a dream by night, and said to him, Take heed that you do not speak either good or bad to Jacob.

Exodus 4:27

And Jehovah said to Aaron, Go into the wilderness to meet Moses. And he went and met him in the mount of God, and kissed him.

1 Samuel 13:13

And Samuel said to Saul, You have done foolishly. You have not kept the commandment of Jehovah your God, which He commanded you. For now Jehovah would have established your kingdom on Israel forever.

2 Chronicles 16:9

For the eyes of Jehovah run to and fro in all the whole earth to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is perfect toward Him. You have done foolishly in this; therefore from now on you shall have wars.

1 Corinthians 2:14

But the natural man does not receive the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him; neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.

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